Crew members on board the International Space Station taste lettuce grown exclusively in space for the first time. (credit: NASAtv)

Space Station Crew Consumes First-Ever Vegetables Grown In Orbit

Another imperative first has been accomplished in space, thanks to the crew on board the International Space Station.


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3 Delicious Veggies To Cook In Spring

Take the mystery out of picking seasonal vegetables. Here are three tasty veggies to serve up this spring.


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South LA Man Fights City’s Resistance To ‘Guerrilla Gardening’

A Southland man has reshaped the city’s disinclination against public “guerrilla gardening”.



Veggie Grill’s Ray White Shares The Benefits Of Eating Vegetables

Chief foodie Ray White from Veggie Grill stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to discuss the benefits of eating a veggie based meal.

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Leyna Nguyen, Global Cuisines’ Gary Arabia Cook Up Thanksgiving Side Dishes!

Global Cuisine’s Gary Arabia joined Leyna Nguyen on KCAL9 Wednesday to show viewers how to make Thanksgiving side dishes!

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South LA Residents Celebrate Arrival Of ‘Fresh Fridays’

A produce stand in the parking lot of a South Los Angeles market is a fresh addition to the King Estates neighborhood.


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OC Farmer’s Summer Produce Tips

Shaun Rosendahl of Sunny Cal farms discussed what to look for at the farmers’ market, what you can expect of the produce and the prices for this year.

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Farmer’s Tips For Buying Summer Produce

See what the experts have to say about summer produce in Los Angeles this year.

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Nick Federoff’s Tips On Drying Your Fruits, Veggies

Green expert Nick Federoff appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning with tips dehydrating your fruits and vegetables. For more information, visit



Dr. Natalie Digate Muth Discusses How To Get Kids To Eat Healthy Without A Fight

Dietitian and pediatric resident at Mattal Children’s Hospital UCLA, Dr. Natalie Digate Muth, stopped by KCAL9 Monday to share with viewers how to make healthy back-to-school lunches!

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Veggies Take Over The Grill Labor Day Weekend

Chef Julio Hawkins and Morton’s Burbank General Manager Kevin Flannery visited the KCAL 9 studios Thursday to talk about healthy side dishes for the holiday.

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Germany Debates Effects Of Value Added Tax

Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long


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Tips On Taking Garden-Grown Veggies To The Table

Nick Federoff visited the KCAL 9 studios Thursday to tell viewers how to take the vegetables they grow in their backyards and turn them into a delicious feast.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2011

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Eat What We Grow

On my summer vacation to the Caribbean, I got a very good reminder about nutrition and how important it is to eat natural foods.


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Find Recipes And More From ‘The Fresh Grocer’ Tony Tantillo

Does Tony Tantillo know his fruits and veggies? You bet your asparagus, he does.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/04/2011